Distance learners


Students taking a self portrait on a phoneThese pages are intended for students registered on distance learning or blended learning courses who do not attend the on-campus induction events held at the start of each academic year.


Online services and resources areavailable to all students to support their studies at Edinburgh Napier University. You must be an Edinburgh Napier student to access these resources, so it is very important that you follow the instructions on how to register.


Once you have registered you can use the Student Portalto access all of Edinburgh Napier's online services and resources, including:


  • Email
  • Online Learning Environment
  • Students Records Online
  • Library Catalogue and electronic resources
  • Network data area
  • University, School and Students' Association announcements
  • Key resources e.g. timetables & module information.


The Library provides a range of specialist services to distance learners which includes a postal loans service and access to other libraries within the UK.